In January we noted that marketing professionals don't think much of Hillary's "smart power" -- her approach to diplomacy -- saying it is "just plain dumb."
Yesterday, Hillary demonstrated just how dumb.
She gave Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov a gift that "represents what President Obama and Vice President Biden and I have been saying and that is, 'We want to reset our relationship.'"
Apparently, President Obama's Secretary of State doesn't have anyone on staff that knows Russian.
The gift was a red button, which said "Reset" in English and "Peregruzka" in Russian. The problem was, "peregruzka" doesn't mean reset. It means overcharged, or overloaded. According to Fox News, the word implies hostility, rather than peacemaking.
Lavrov called her out on it:
You got it wrong.
Watch the video: